Cairo, Egypt

Cairo Facts

Global Ranking #312 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #6 in Africa by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

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Global News

Chinese Banks Agree to Finance Lion’s Share of Egypt’s New Capital East of Cairo
21 Mar 2018 – Chinese banks have agreed to provide 85 percent of…

Research Papers

Enhancing Social-Cultural Sustainability in Tall Buildings: A Trace from Vernacular Houses
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV

Cities Spanning the Millennia: Cairo/Alexandria
Feb 2001 – CTBUH 2001 6th World Congress, Melbourne